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#MusicMondays | “You Get Me” by Buika x Seal

The idea is to wind down 2016 amidst gratitude, reflection, goal-setting, and looooooooove! So to celebrate the first Monday on the last day of 2016, I’ve discovered and wanted to share the beautiful, rare gem of a voice – Buika – an Equatoguinean Spanish singer. What I love most about the song, beyond the lyrics of […]

#MusicMondays | “Y’all Feel That?” by BamaLoveSoul

Y’all know about @BamaLoveSoul? No? Well, lemme put you on. Once upon a time, way back in my college years, I stumbled on BamaLoveSoul. For the life of me, I cannot remember how I found their work. They describe themselves as a movement to change the narrative and public perception of what Alabama music is like. In […]

#MusicMondays | “Lambada” by Kaoma

I need to get to Brasil! This song reminds me of a Lagos I barely remember. I was likely four or five when my family moved back to Nigeria for a short stint between my parents’ international assignments. My memories are scattered from that time, but of all the feelings and sounds and smells, this […]

#MusicMonday | Mother, May I by CeeLo Green

No one is watching Grey’s Anatomy anymore. It’s the one Shondaland project that refuses to actually agree to be laid to rest. Everyone has died or left (Yaaaaang!) and been replaced. The longevity of Grey’s is astronomically confusing. However, as a true textbook late adopter, I hopped on the train mad late and now have refused […]

#MusicMondays | Hamdulillah by The Narcicyst ft Shadia Mansour

I love when certain songs crop up and follow you over the years. It’s the perfect definition of timelessness. Every few years, someone posts this song on social media, or it pops up when I listen to a playlist I had created years ago. Then I play the song over and over – again and […]